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OurPrayer
A Prayer Service of Guideposts

Answered Prayers

It has been said there are three answers to our prayers: “yes,” “no” or “wait a while.”  However, underlying each and every answer is the silent promise, “I am here.”  Experience the power of God's love and feel the comfort of God’s presence in these true stories of answered prayer.

  • January 31, 2012
    Last week I submitted a prayer request for my daughter, Julie, regarding health issues. Today she received word that she doesn't have to have a medical procedure and everything is okay. Thank you all and thank you God for a blessing and answered prayer. Julie's mom
    By Diane
  • January 31, 2012
    I submitted a prayer request concerning our son, Jacob and whether or not he should go to college this upcoming year or wait. God answered our prayer. Jacob was detained by a park ranger for posession of paraphanalia (sp?). He and a friend were smoking marijuana outside of the car in a local park. Most people would think this is a disaster, but we calmly listened to Jacob, his worries, concerns and the pressure of going to college tumbling out and his starting to use marijuana to deal with those stresses. We had him evaluated by a drug/alcohol counselor and were relieved to find out that he does not have a problem with drugs, but does have a problem with not being mature enough to handle major stressors at this time. Jacob has decided to put college on hold for a year and use the time to 'grow up'. We have a written contract that he is adhearing to and we are spending more time together as a family. Thank you so much for your prayers!
    By Suzi
  • January 31, 2012
    The Lord has freed me from the bondage of sin. HE knew I was in the wrong place and got me out. It is not for earthly judgement to merit, but HIS will is being done as it always will. You can never ever deny the power of God!!!! AMEN I am back on the road to be one with my family! Praise be to Jesus.
    By Spencer
  • January 31, 2012
    Thank you Lord for the daily reading of thy word. Please help me to understand each lesson you want me to learn. Praise the Lord!!!
    By Jean
  • January 31, 2012
    Thank all who prayed for my son. His biopsy was normal. Thank the Lord
    By joan
  • January 31, 2012
    I learned just how much we are loved! My beloved was injured, I thought I had asked the angels to keep him safe so when I discovered that he had been injured, I thought they didn't do as I had asked. But what I found out was that they loved him so very much that they actually saved him. The little that he was injured was by far the least of what could have happened. They did love him, they did take good care of him, they saved him. I am grateful for Gods love through His angels who DO watch over us, who DO take care of us and save us. I am sorry for my outburst and praise God for His Grace, His love and His forgiveness. Praise God, all my prayers do get answered, all my dreams do come true!
    By k
  • January 31, 2012
    "God, thank you for all the grace and favors which you have given me through the prayers -
    By eb
  • January 31, 2012
    father i requested for my son successful career,peaceful life &decent environment.he got all by your power&strength.with you we are winning all our areas of life,thanks to lord&his son Jesus.may god fill our warriors home,office&families with his miracle,healing&winning power,amen&amen.
    By moki
  • January 31, 2012
    Thank you Father for your timely financial provision and for continue work. Thank you Lord for your Favor, Grace and Goodness in our lives. I love U, Amen
    By Maria-
  • January 30, 2012
    I requested prayer for my old job to re-hire me. Thank you God our prayers were answered. Shelley
    By Shelley